Reconstructing the Great Plains: The Long Struggle for Sovereignty and Dominance in the Heart of the Continent

  title={Reconstructing the Great Plains: The Long Struggle for Sovereignty and Dominance in the Heart of the Continent},
  author={Pekka Kalevi Hamalainen},
  journal={The Journal of the Civil War Era},
  • P. Hamalainen
  • Published 2016
  • History
  • The Journal of the Civil War Era
4 Citations
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Liberty and Coercion: The Paradox of American Government from the Founding to the Present
Acknowledgments ix Introduction 1 Part I Foundations, 1780s-1860s 1 A Liberal Central State Emerges 17 2 The States and Their Police Power 55 Part II Improvisations, 1860s-1920s 3 Strategies ofExpand
A Hercules in the Cradle: War, Money, and the American State, 1783-1867
Two and a half centuries after the American Revolution the United States stands as one of the greatest powers on earth and the undoubted leader of the western hemisphere. This stupendous evolutionExpand
Domestic Subjects: Gender, Citizenship, and Law in Native American Literature
Amid the decline of U.S. military campaigns against Native Americans in the late nineteenth century, assimilation policy arose as the new front in the Indian Wars, with its weapons the deployment ofExpand